Birmingham to Lewes by train

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    21:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 11m
  • Distance
    222 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    30
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 29m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Birmingham to Lewes by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Lewes take around 3 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 222 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Lewes.

1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Lewes?

Journeys between Birmingham and Lewes usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Birmingham to Lewes every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Lewes?

The Birmingham to Lewes train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Birmingham to Lewes train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lewes is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 06:10 and the last train is around 21:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:50, and the last at 20:10.

When to book Birmingham to Lewes train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Lewes by train.

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Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Lewes?

More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Lewes, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.